Brown County, Wisconsin Population 2018

Brown County, Wisconsin's estimated population is 262,052 with a growth rate of 2.12% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Brown County, Wisconsin is the 4th largest county in Wisconsin.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017262,0525,4312.12%
2016256,621-2,965-1.14%
2016259,5861,7110.66%
2015257,8751,6320.64%
2014256,2431,9790.78%
2013254,2641,5030.59%
2012252,7612,2360.89%
2011250,5252,0490.82%
2010248,47653,88227.69%
1990194,59419,31411.02%
1980175,28017,03610.77%
1970158,24433,16226.51%
1960125,08226,76827.23%
195098,31415,20518.30%
194083,10912,86018.31%
193070,2498,36013.51%
192061,8897,79114.40%
191054,0987,73916.69%
190046,3597,19518.37%
189039,1645,08614.92%
188034,0788,91035.40%
187025,16813,373113.38%
186011,7955,58089.78%
18506,2154,108194.97%
18402,10775155.38%
18301,35640442.44%
18209520.00%

Brown County, Wisconsin Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White220,790
Some Other Race7,926
Asian7,851
Two or More Races7,829
American Indian and Alaska Native6,343
Black or African American5,859
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander23

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Brown County, Wisconsin Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Brown County, Wisconsin Median Age

36.8


Total

35.9


Male

37.8


Female

Brown County, Wisconsin Adults

There are 194,262 adults, (33,617 of which are seniors) in Brown County, Wisconsin.

Brown County, Wisconsin Age Dependency

59.7

Age Dependency Ratio

20.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Brown County, Wisconsin Sex Ratio

Female

129,241

50.36%

Male

127,380

49.64%

Brown County, Wisconsin Households and Families

Brown County, Wisconsin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Brown County, Wisconsin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.8%15.2%
All65.2%34.8%
Male55%45%
Non Family46.5%53.5%
Female39.9%60.1%

65.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Brown County, Wisconsin Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All101,8882.4565.2
Married50,4333.184.8
Non Family36,3281.2546.5
Female10,2173.0739.9
Male4,9103.3355

3.03

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

7.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Brown County, Wisconsin Households

Brown County, Wisconsin Education

Brown County, Wisconsin Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,6883.35%
9th to 12th Grade8,9175.25%
High School Graduate53,09631.27%
Some College33,20819.56%
Associates Degree20,92412.32%
Bachelors Degree34,51220.33%
Graduate Degree13,4427.92%

Brown County, Wisconsin Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White148,229139,44344,230
Hispanic9,4435,555871
Other Race4,2032,250215
Asian4,0813,2881,376
Native American3,6333,045705
Black3,2002,794477
Multiple Races1,9071,696381
Islander1813

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.07%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 33.72%.

Brown County, Wisconsin Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,932$43,233$30,906
Less Than High School$24,793$27,253$18,048
High School Grad$30,328$36,335$23,721
Some College$35,251$42,954$29,002
Bachelors Degree$48,411$61,340$40,560
Graduate Degree$61,103$74,265$53,960

$36,932

Average Earnings

$43,233

Average Male

$30,906

Average Female

Brown County, Wisconsin Language

Brown County, Wisconsin Language by Age

Brown County, Wisconsin Language

89.37% of Brown County, Wisconsin residents speak only English, while 10.63% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.67% of the population.

Brown County, Wisconsin Poverty

Brown County, Wisconsin Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White205,05317,3498.46%
Hispanic20,3854,76623.38%
Multiple7,7562,56533.07%
Black5,1252,31645.19%
Other7,8231,96925.17%
Native5,9631,68328.22%
Asian7,7271,11914.48%
Islander2323100.00%

11.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.31%

Male Poverty Rate

13.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brown County, Wisconsin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brown County, Wisconsin is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brown County, Wisconsin is White, with 8.46% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.95%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.66%.

Brown County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.59%
High School10.70%
Some College9.60%
Bachelors or Greater3.42%

Brown County, Wisconsin Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed34.59%
Male Unemployed28.86%
Female Employed6.91%
Male Employed4.71%

Brown County, Wisconsin Income

Brown County, Wisconsin Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,172$71,438
Families$70,681$85,545
Married Families$81,412$97,426
Non Families$32,420$43,297

Brown County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Brown County, Wisconsin Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.2%

Male Marriage Rate

50.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Brown County, Wisconsin Married by Age and Sex

Brown County, Wisconsin Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Brown County, Wisconsin Marital Status by Race

Brown County, Wisconsin Veterans

Brown County, Wisconsin Veterans by War

15,715

Number of Veterans

14,664

Male Veterans

1,051

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam5,468
First Gulf War2,321
Second Gulf War2,016
Korea1,517
World War II890

Brown County, Wisconsin Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 744,022
35 to 543,920
75+3,661
55 to 642,840
18 to 341,272

Brown County, Wisconsin Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White14,8748.62%
Indian3488.07%
Hispanic3242.77%
Black2476.17%
Other1001.97%
2 or More922.99%
Asian541.05%

Brown County, Wisconsin Veterans by Education

6.90%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brown County, Wisconsin Employment Status

Brown County, Wisconsin Employment by Age

69.5%

Labor Force Participation

65.8%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Brown County, Wisconsin Employment by Race

Brown County, Wisconsin Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Brown County, Wisconsin

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Green Bay10391310513912261.18%
De Pere238082489310854.56%
Howard 1739919410201111.56%
Ashwaubenon16943172743311.95%
Bellevue14710155248145.53%
Allouez1397513896-79-0.57%
Suamico1134612588124210.95%
Hobart61878599241238.98%
Pulaski 3539354450.14%
Wrightstown 2841335351218.02%
Denmark21222210884.15%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990